Cannabis bust at Naracoorte finds 71 plants

A man will face court charged with drug offences after Limestone Coast Police searched a Naracoorte property on Wednesday.

Following an investigation, about 2.30pm Wednesday, police from Naracoorte and Bordertown attended a rural property near Naracoorte where it will be alleged they located 71 cannabis plants growing.

Fifty-six plants were located outdoors, while 15 were located inside a home. Also located was equipment and an amount of dried cannabis.

A 62-year-old man from the address was arrested and charged with cultivate commercial quantity of cannabis and possess prescribed equipment.

He was bailed to appear in the Naracoorte Magistrates Court on April 23.